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Our experts will help you master installing trim, crown molding, and baseboard with these articles, and tips.
Tips for Tight Miters
Pro tricks for air-tight joints
Tips for Working with PVC Trim
Perfect Trim on Doors, Windows and Base Moldings
Interior Trim Work Basics
How to Install Wood Molding
How to Remove Wood Trim
How to Install Crown Molding
This three-piece crown molding technique simplifies installation and the results are spectacular.
How to Cope Joints
Professional techniques for perfect molding and trim joints
Simple Window Trim and Door Trim
Window trim and door trim with old world elegance—it’s actually easier than standard trim
How to Install Baseboard Molding, Even on Crooked Walls
Wall molding: Install great-looking baseboards on any problem wall.
Cutting and Installing Plastic Trim
Learn the secrets of successful PVC trim installation
How to Install a Chair Rail
Learn how to install chair rail molding that will take your home from ordinary to...
Third-Hand Crown Molding Hanger
Mounting long pieces of molding by yourself is a lot easier with this molding hanger.
How to Install Window Trim
You don't even need a tape measure!
DIY Dictionary: Chair Rail
What's chair rail? Chair rails are horizontal moldings applied to walls designed to protect them...
Reader Project: Magnificent Moldings Added to Living Room
The 15 Types of Trim You Need to Know for Your Next Remodel Project
Finding the right kind of trim is essential to completing any kind of remodeling project...
How to Make Shiplap Siding
With a table saw and dado blade, you can make your own shiplap siding.
Buying Guide: Interior Wood Trim
To get a pleasing result with wood, you need to carefully select the individual pieces...
Finish Carpentry Tips
Great results, even in bad situations
How to Cope Baseboard Trim with a Miter Saw
Cope baseboard corners fast
Shortcuts for Trim Carpenters
Install trim faster, with better results
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Tips for Tight Miters and Miter Cuts
Perfect-looking cuts every time, even on imperfect walls
Installing Window Trim the Easy Way: MDF Trim Molding
Low cost. Low stress. High style. Assemble the parts, then just nail them up! Is...
Trim Repair: How to Fix and Revive Trim
Renew dull trim in one weekend.
How to Install Venetian Wall Plaster and Chair Rail Molding
Decorate a room with Venetian wall plaster and a urethane chair rail molding